Resources: Kyrgyzstan

  1. My Skills, My Future

    08 September 2014

    The dream of many young people is to have higher education. Others believe the best jobs are out of the country. Too few look at the real opportunities in the country. But it is not easy, as ILO's school-to-work transition surveys reveals that it takes youth on average a year to find employment and in many cases this is not at all the dream job.

  2. Cooperation priorities discussed in Bishkek

    08 September 2014

    On September 8-9, Ms Dimitrina Dimitrova, Director of the ILO Decent Work Technical Support Team and Country Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia, visited Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, to meet with representatives of the government, trade unions and employers’ organizations.

  3. Kyrgyzstan’s National Statistics Committee to monitor worst forms of child labour

    29 August 2014

    Pursuing the United Nations Millennium Development Goals Kyrgyzstan’s National Statistics Committee would collect statistics data on the worst forms of child labour, the committee’s press service said on August 29.

  4. Trade unions’ role in ensuring occupational safety and health at railways of CIS and Baltic states – seminar in Astana

    09 July 2014

    On July 9, the first joint seminar for trade unions of railway workers from CIS and Baltic states ended its work in Kazakhstan’s capital Astana. It focused on trade unions’ role in ensuring occupational safety and health and traffic safety at railways of CIS and Baltic states.

  5. Kyrgyz Social Fund: Pensions for June 2014 fully funded

    07 July 2014

    Pensions in the Kyrgyz Republic were fully funded for June 2014. The press office of the Social Fund reports.

  6. Kyrgyzstan makes further efforts to stop child labour

    01 July 2014

    1 July 2014. On July 1, Bishkek hosted a roundtable meeting focusing on stronger inter-ministerial coordination and unification of efforts in eliminating the worst forms of child labour.

  7. Russia and Kyrgyzstan agree to transfer pensions of migrant workers according to principle of proportionality

    23 June 2014

    This was announced today at the roundtable "Pension reform: key conclusions and recommendations", the representatives of the Social Fund informed.

  8. Kyrgyzstan’s Social Development Minister discusses child labour in Geneva

    02 June 2014

    On June 2, Kyrgyzstan’s Minister of Social Development Kudaibergen Bazarbayev met with senior officials of the International Labour Organization in Geneva.

  9. Roadmap of Kyrgyzstan's accession to Russia-led Customs Union approved

    29 May 2014

    29 May 2014. A roadmap of Kyrgyzstan's accession to the Customs Union [of Russia, Kazakhstan and Belarus] has been approved, Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev has said.

  10. International labour standards on social security – capacity building training workshop in Kyrgyzstan

    21 May 2014

    On May 21-23, a three-day training workshop on international social security standards for members of the working group responsible for drafting Kyrgyzstan’s Social Protection Development Strategy for 2015-2017 took place in Cholpon-Ata, Kyrgyzstan.